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He Said, She Said: The Mythical History of the False Rape Allegation

An odd place where men’s rights activists and feminists meet is at the idea that false rape allegations ruin lives. The first side is infuriated that with a single accusation, someone (usually female) can destroy the reputation and future of someone else (usually male). The second side argues that false allegations… » 7/30/15 10:50am 7/30/15 10:50am

Nicolle Wallace Handles View Firing Rumors By Listing Kardashian Facts

“Even I have a line that cannot be crossed. Don’t ever diss my Kardashian knowledge,” Nicolle Wallace said on Thursday morning’s episode of The View, after Deadline’s Lisa de Moraes noted Wednesday that Wallace was being fired from her full-time host position at the show because she “was not up to speed on the… » 7/16/15 11:30am 7/16/15 11:30am

For Bill Cosby's Accusers, His 2005 Testimony Feels Like Vindication

Although a few die-hard defenders like Whoopi Goldberg still refuse to believe that Bill Cosby is a serial rapist—even after the man himself confirmed in his 2005 testimony that he drugged women to sleep with them—his alleged victims are finding relief and justice in the court of public opinion. » 7/08/15 10:10am 7/08/15 10:10am

Whoopi Goldberg Defending Cosby: 'The '80s Weren't Fun for Everybody'

For many people who were still doubting that Billy Cosby is a serial rapist, his 2005 testimony released Monday that confirmed that he has drugged women to have sex with them made it difficult to still believe in this particular Santa Claus. For others, like Whoopi Goldberg, the doubt is still there.… » 7/07/15 12:00pm 7/07/15 12:00pm

Wes Anderson Rarely Casts People of Color, So Whoopi Gave Him A Résumé

While promoting their new film on The View today, Jason Schwartzman and Adam Scott found themselves in the middle of a job interview. Near the end of their segment, co-host Whoopi Goldberg turned the conversation to Wes Anderson. After complimenting Anderson’s films—many of which Schwartzman has starred in—she handed… » 6/19/15 1:50pm 6/19/15 1:50pm

Raven-Symoné and Her Very Special Hair Are Joining The View

On Wednesday, ABC announced that Raven-Symoné had officially joined the panel of The View, on The View. Raven brought unique gifts for all her co-hosts to celebrate — chocolate for Nicolle Wallace, tres leches cake for Rosie Perez, potato chips and watermelon for Whoopi, and even guest host Iliza Shlesinger got bacon. » 6/10/15 12:20pm 6/10/15 12:20pm

Whoopi Goldberg Has Some Pretty Dumb Ideas About Racism

On Thursday's edition of The View, the panel brought up First Lady Michelle Obama's "revelation" that the Obamas still get racially profiled. While President Obama has been mistaken for a waiter and a valet, Michelle was recently asked to assist a customer during a visit to Target. Whoopi Goldberg doesn't see any of… » 12/18/14 12:50pm 12/18/14 12:50pm

Whoopi Goldberg Cannot Comprehend Beverly Johnson's Cosby Allegations

Supermodel Beverly Johnson appeared on The View this morning to discuss the recent Vanity Fair article in which she alleges that Bill Cosby drugged her in the mid '80s at the height of The Cosby Show. Naturally, this meant bumping heads with The View's resident rape apologist, Whoopi Goldberg. » 12/15/14 4:40pm 12/15/14 4:40pm

Whoopi Goldberg Is Deeply Passionate About Kids Getting High

Whoopi Goldberg and Nicole Wallace might be on opposite ends of the political party spectrum, but there is one issue they see eye-to-eye on: kids and medical marijuana. Twice in the past few weeks they've had heated conversations about children who can benefit from the medicinal properties of hemp. Whoopi (who has a… » 10/17/14 4:50pm 10/17/14 4:50pm